Silicon Valley, Start-Up movement, India, Nitin Gadkari

Start-Up movement gets a boost from Nitin Gadkari

New Delhi, July 18, 2016: Union Minister of Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari had a message for Silicon Valley Professionals (SVPs) of Indian origin and that was to participate in the Start-ups India movement by taking advantage of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ambitious policy initiative of “Ease of doing Business” and contribute towards […]

Tri-Netra, Indian Railways, locomotives

TRI-NETRA to help locomotive pilots in rough weather

New Delhi, July 17, 2016: The Ministry of Railways, Railway Board has initiated a proposal to install TRI-NETRA systems on locomotives for enhancing the vision of Locomotive Pilots in inclement weather. TRI-NETRA stands for – Terrain imaging for diesel dRivers INfra-red, Enhanced opTical &Radar Assisted system. TRI-NETRA system shall be made up of high-resolution optical […]

Philippines PC Market Continues To Boom

While a majority of other regions are struggling to maintain their PC sales, Philippines is defying the trend to continue its outperformance, reports IDC. The PC shipments hit a record high in Q1 2016, reaching 518,645 units at a growth rate of 7% YoY. The infographic below clearly suggests that consumers are driving the PC […]

Nintendo and VR

A New Twist To The Nintendo-VR Love Story

Several reports have been doing the rounds on whether leading Japanese video game maker Nintendo will include virtual reality technology in its next gaming console, NX, to be released in March. However, the latest report from Wall Street Journal says that the technology won’t make it to NX. Mr. Shigeru Miyamoto, creator of the world-famous […]

RBI to study blockchain

RBI Shows Interest in Blockchain Technology

The Reserve Bank of India is working on constituting a team to study the use of blockchain technology – the tech underpinning cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin – to reduce the use of hard cash, Moneycontrol reports. RBI Deputy Governor H R Khan said this during an event organized by the Institute for Development and Research […]